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Black Star Farms Winery

Open Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Wonderful visit! Great property and a great selection of wines! Their indoor patio is comfy and a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Very good, definitely some pricier wines

Trying 5 wines with your own glass to take home was about $7. Tova was our bar lady who knew so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Renee S
Salem, Massachusetts
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Our unique one-of-a-kind destination is located only 12 miles north of Traverse City, MI on the scenic Leelanau Peninsula. The gorgeous 160 acre estate features vineyards, a luxury Inn, award winning winery and tasting room, the seasonal Hearth...more
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10844 E Revold Rd, Suttons Bay, MI 49682-9703
+1 231-944-1270
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All reviews wine tasting tasting room grounds are beautiful great wine mission point wine club traverse city knowledgeable staff first stop take home great place to visit wine trail bought several bottles nice tasting pinot noir different wines award winning
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful visit! Great property and a great selection of wines! Their indoor patio is comfy and a relaxing way to soend the afternoon

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Trying 5 wines with your own glass to take home was about $7. Tova was our bar lady who knew so much about the wine and what would fit our tastes. She was super helpful and the wines were a bit more expensive, but still...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Renee S
Reviewed November 19, 2018

We had received a recommendation to stop by Black Star either on the Peninsula or in Sutton's Bay, and very glad we did. Staff was extremely knowledgeable, more so than at any other stop in our three days of tastings. Made great recommendations for other...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 11SJ987
Reviewed November 3, 2018

we had a wonderful time in the barrel room as wine club members, we have been visiting for at least 18 of there 20 year history and it has been enjoyable watching them continue to produce excellent award winning wine, Always a treat, recommend there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank billybru
Reviewed November 2, 2018

We stopped to enjoy a glass of wine at the winery on November 1. There was no place to sit unless you were a wine club member or staying at the farm. The winery was not busy one other person was doing a tasting. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Downstate1
Reviewed October 26, 2018

California style winery with the wines to back it. Nice tasting room with many wines, spirits and ciders to appease the pallet. $7 for the wine tasting allows you to try 5 wines and you keep the glass. It should be an option maybe is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank masonmarine
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is one of our favorites and they really appreciate their customers. Recommend becoming a wine club member, it comes with many benefits if you plan to enjoy to the fullest, including discounted stay at the Inn

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maggie E
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have always loved these wines from a distance (purchased at our local grocery). So when we had the chance to see it for ourselves, it was a must stop. It is a beautiful property, meticulously kept. The tasting room has wonderful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fiontarian
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We arrived just after the 'tasting room' opened and the staff was busy restocking wine to the point we felt they weren't interested in starting the wine tasting.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kevinhJ2413ZF
Reviewed September 22, 2018

You don't need to bother stopping here - they already have so much business, yours isn't needed. At least that's how we felt. The wine server wasn't interested in anything but strict business, and hurry it up, by the way. This is a winery -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sharon F
Kimberly Z, Guest Relations Manager at Black Star Farms Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

We apologize for your experiences at our tasting room and we appreciate your comments so that we can continue to improve our service. Our goal is to provide exceptional experiences to all of our guests whether it be at the Inn, tasting room or the...More

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March 3, 2017|
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Response from Kimberly Z | Property representative |
Unfortunately our Inn is for adults only. However, the rest of our property is very family friendly! Kids are welcome in our tasting room and the Hearth & Vine Cafe. We have extensive, well marked hiking trails for you to... More